"Here is a list of some of the best Google tools that you need to be aware of. Every tool is explained in an easy step by step tutorial and whenever possible a video illustration is attached. Feel free to share these links with your friends and colleagues: "
Andrea Hernandez and I have set down to create a visual using the above model to include concrete examples from our school to illustrate to our teachers what tasks are considered in the substitution/augmentation/modification/redefinition stages. We want to be transparent in showing our expectations of basic tasks being led autonomously by the classroom teachers to teach and support students without the necessity of tech support to be present. At the same time, we wanted to emphasize the progression and show what transformational teaching and learning looks like.
Finding and Following People on Google+(Permalink to this post: http://bit.ly/gplus-people) Instead of just listing a bunch of links (which can also be found at http://j.mp/gplus-resources), I thought I would provide a brief overview of the many G+ people sites out there for some of the newer G+ users:
Welcome to the Computer Science Collaborative, a place where you can have students collaborate on solving computer science problems. We developed this site to connect teachers and students in small computer science courses around the globe. This project was designed as part of the CPATH Research Experience for Teachers program funded by the National Science Foundation.
The more my son gets into social media, the more we talk about being responsible online. But a recent incident made me realize that I had completely overlooked a basic tenet of appropriate online behavior: manners. Just as I teach him to keep his elbows off the table, I have to teach him to be courteous in his digital life."
"Using Blooms Taxonomy in education is a highly effective way to scaffold learning for the students. With the recent popularity and pervasive nature of iOS devices in school districts it is essential for educators to understand how to implement Blooms in the classroom using the apps that are available. "